Special Collections

National Book Award Winners - Poetry

Description: The National Book Awards are presented annually "to celebrate the best of American literature, to expand its audience, and to enhance the cultural value of good writing in America." Here we present the medal winners for Poetry.


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Year Title Author Date Added Action
2015
Voyage of the Sable Venus
Robin Coste Lewis 05/25/2017
2014
Faithful And Virtuous Night: Poems
Louise Gl├╝ck 05/25/2017
2013
Incarnadine: Poems
Mary Szybist 05/25/2017
2012
Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations
David Ferry 05/25/2017
2011
Head Off & Split: Poems
Nikky Finney 05/25/2017
2010
Lighthead
Terrance Hayes 05/25/2017
2008
Fire to Fire
Mark Doty 05/25/2017
2007
Time and Materials: Poems 1997-2005
Robert Hass 05/25/2017
2006
Splay Anthem
Nathaniel Mackey 05/25/2017
2004
Door in the Mountain
Jean Valentine 05/25/2017
2003
The Singing: Poems
C. K. Williams 05/25/2017
2002
In the Next Galaxy
Ruth Stone 05/25/2017
2001
Poems Seven: New and Complete Poetry
Carl Phillips and Alan Dugan 05/25/2017
2000
Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000
Lucille Clifton 05/25/2017
1999
Vice: New and Selected Poems
Ai 05/25/2017
1995
Passing Through: The Later Poems, New and Selected
Stanley Kunitz 05/25/2017
1994
Worshipful Company of Fletchers: Poems
James Tate 05/25/2017
1993
Garbage: A Poem
A. R. Ammons 05/25/2017
1992
New and Selected Poems, Volume One
Mary Oliver 05/25/2017
1991
What Work Is
Philip Levine 05/25/2017
1983
Selected Poems
Galway Kinnell 05/25/2017
1983
Country Music
David St. John and Charles Wright 05/25/2017
1981
The Need To Hold Still: Poems
Lisel Mueller 05/25/2017
1980
Ashes: Poems New and Old
Philip Levine 05/25/2017
1979
Mirabell: Books of Number
James Merrill 05/25/2017

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